45th Annual New Mexico Conference on Aging

There are some great events on the horizon for New Mexico seniors! On September 11th the New Mexico State Fair will hold it’s annual Senior Day. Then on September 12th and 13th the 45th Annual New Mexico Conference on Aging will be held! The New Mexico Conference on Aging Planning Committee is dedicated to planning a dynamic hybrid event that … Read More

First Annual Tiny Home Expo Postponed

The First Annual Home Garden and Tiny Home Expo that was to be held this coming weekned at the Belen Business Center has been postponed. A new date has yet to be set but when it has we will update you. If you would like more information about the event you may email the organizer, Red or Green Events at … Read More

Road Closure

Due to a sewer manhole repair, there will be a road closure continuing at 10th street and Chavez through Friday, May 26th. Alternative routes that may be utilized include Perizzite Ave and Picard Ave. Thank you for your patience.

Sandbags Available

We have sandbags available for pickup at Vivian Fields. You may come Monday through Friday from 8am – 5pm and get 10 sandbags per family. If there is no one available when you arrive, please call the Rec Center at 505-966-2700.

Home Owner Rehabilitation Program

The El Camino Real Housing Authority’s House by House Reservation Program is accepting applications. It’s important to note that filling out the application is only the first step in the program guidelines, it does not guarantee that you will receive assistance. The House by House Reservation Program is part of he MFA’s Rehabilitation Program that provides home repairs or accessibility … Read More

Road Work – Edward Dr. and Vivian & Main St Intersection

Desert Fox will be starting work on Paving Edward Dr and Repair of intersection  of Vivian and Main St. starting Monday, May 8, 2023. Vivian Rd. will be closed at Main Street. Traffic will be detoured at Anthony Dr. The contractor will ensure access to residents of Edward Dr, State Employees Credit Union, and Big Mike’s.

Fire Hydrant Testing

The Waterway Company will be testing fire hydrant on Monday, May 8th and Tuesday, May 9th in areas of I-25 bypass and Don Luis Trujillo Blvd.  Some retesting of hydrants on Desi Loop are also scheduled for this time frame.

Belen Consolidated Schools District-wide Art Show

On Friday evening, Kathleen Pickering, Belen Public Library Director, and artist and arts educator Paula Castillo hosted the BCS District-wide student art exhibit “WHERE HOME IS,” at theBelen Public Library. This exhibit is curated by the Young Curators Club (YCC) from Infinity High School. “Where Home Is” features student artwork from Belen High School art students instructed by EganUlbricht, Belen … Read More

Summer Reading Program Kickoff!

Are you ready for the summer!?!? We are! We’ve made a change to our Summer Reading Program Kickoff, we’ve moved it up! On Wednesday, May 24th from 3-6pm the place to be is the Library! Games, prizes, treats, fun, and adventure await you as we kickoff the summer! This year our Summer Reading Program will run from June 1st – … Read More

Help Belen PD! The Aftermath K9 Grant

It’s your turn to give back to the dedicated officers of our Belen Police Department. In an effort to keep Belen safe, Chief Harris has deemed a Police K9 program an important addition to his team. These programs are expensive to set up and to maintain. Always resourceful, Chief Harris has been looking far and wide for alternate funding sources … Read More